Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Development and Public Affairs Intern (Unpaid) East Providence

Development and Public Affairs Intern will assist the Director of
Development, Public Affairs & Philanthropy in implementing a full-scale
comprehensive donor-centered development program and communications plan for
the United Methodist Elder Care ().
Located in East Providence, Rhode Island, United Methodist Elder Care is an
affordable continuum of housing and care serving very-low to moderate income
As the parent organization, United Methodist Elder Care consists of three
separate subsidiary organizations, Winslow Gardens, Linn Health Care Center
and Arbor Hill, providing a full-complement of services to the low to
moderate income aging throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode
Island. In addition, the organization recently started a for-profit
subsidiary, Elder Care Consultants.
 Learning objectives:
*       Learn and implement best case practice in organization financial
sustainability and management.
*       Learn and implement professional best practices in donor-centered
*       Learn how to actively engage and support fund development efforts.
*       Learn how to secure financial resources for projects directly
related to emerging issues in healthcare such as Electronic Medical Records.
Learning strategies and activities:
*       Learn about best practices though guided research and resources.
*       Design and implement a strategic donor centered communications and
editorial calendar both strategic and tactical.
*       Effectively create and use communications strategies both online and
offline including developing organizational social media presence, online
e-communications and website review and assisting with organizational
newsletter, annual report development and direct mail.
*       Secure organizational financial resources through grant and
foundation research and application, special events, and specialized donor
*       Participate in organizational marketing and development meetings
when possible.

If you are an interested student, send your resume to:
Robin L. Cabral, CFRE
Director of Development, Public Affairs & Philanthropy,